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Squelched: The Suppression of Murder in The Synagogue
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,490. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
A compelling true story of corporate deceit and criminality; how a major American publisher was pressured to insure that the author’s book, Murder in the Synagogue, would fail; how a remarkable young Jewish woman came forward to tell the author that a wealthy supporter of Richard Nixon had arranged to “squelch” his book, and how the young writer learned an unpleasant lesson on how the world works.
Gone To Bed
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,120. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012 by Darling Newspaper Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
A British migrant family, determined to prosper, created a newspaper to dazzle the forested suburbs east of Perth, Western Australia. Over 21 years it battled media giants to pioneer the state's suburban press. This memoir relates the odd events and zany characters met along the way, starting without capital in a derelect haunted hotel. It shows how any community is a trove of wonder.
A Father's Angels
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,580. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
John Waldron had not intended to hire an undocumented worker, or several for that matter, but he needed help with caring for his two young sons. In A Father's Angels, his affecting and redeeming tribute to four Hispanic women and their families, these illegal angels helped redirect the lives of a new father and his children and provided invaluable life lessons on the true meaning of family.
An Ugly Secret
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,380. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The candid story of D.A. Ayer's struggle with Body Dysmorphic Disorder, also known as BDD.
Eagles In The Flesh
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,280. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Based on a true story about men who experience the adventure of a life time. Men who become birds at will, and soar with wings over Mountains and Jungles, who dance among Mother Natures up drafts. Feel what it is like to fly free as a bird flying over exotic lands and strange cultures while soaring like Eagles and Partying like Vultures. Soar in the days sun and party wild in the stars.
Bleachers In the Bedroom: the Swampoodle Irish and Connie Mack
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,960. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Like Woody Allen’s Radio Days and Jean Shepherd’s Christmas Story, the author takes us on a nostalgic and humorous trip back to his childhood home. His is in a Philadelphia neighborhood, across the street from Shibe Park, where Connie Mack’s A’s are challenging the Yankee dynasty of Ruth and Gehrig.
I'm Living My Destiny Don't Miss Yours
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 110,490. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I'm Living My Destiny is Lorna Woods personal story of walking in the miracle working power of God. Caught in a cult she escaped and later found her destiny in the remote villages of Northern Thailand. Laying her hands on the sick she saw them recover, the lame walk, the deaf hear, the blind see. Learn how you too can experience the thrilling, fulfilling, power-filled life God created you for.
The Oldest Son of a Miner
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 59,990. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012 by Raider Publishing International. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Raider Publishing International presents a book by Jim Telford.
A Call From France
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Price: $6.28 USD. Words: 84,050. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Every parent believes their child will grow up to be somebody really special, somebody to be proud of ... so how do you cope when it starts to all go horribly wrong ? This true story of a British family living in France is told with enormous wit, and though it will sometimes have you laughing it will also have you in tears. A story that will stay on your mind long after you've finished reading.
From Kansas to Kalimantan
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,220. Language: American English. Published: June 18, 2012 by UCS PRESS. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is an amazing description of a journey from the humble beginnings in Kansas to one of the most strategic international missionary impacts that I have personally witnessed. Arny and Wanda Humble truly embodied the incarnation of Christ as they became Indonesian. I have watched them in action with national Indonesian leaders and have seen the enormous respect as those leaders look to Arny.
The Three Lives of Ged
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,190. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Ged has lived three lives, each of them quite different from the other two. This is a story similar to any number of tens of thousands of such stories of migrants who have travelled to Australia to make it their home, while still retaining a love of their homeland. It is, therefore, a remarkable story.
The Worst Country in the World
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Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 90,310. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In 1801 a Dorsetshire widow ups sticks and travels across the world with her five children to settle in a penal colony called New South Wales, then commonly regarded as the worst country in the world. Two hundred odd years later her descendant sets off to Australia to discover the story behind this extraordinary voyage.
Dragons and Butterflies: War With Her Father
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,260. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012 by SDS Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
#2 in the Jean Ridgeway series from Marie Jensen. Jean's battle with her abuser becomes a war, & there can only be 1 winner. But in adolescence, she must also face family, boyfriend & school issues, deceit, jealousy, heartbreak & tragedy. In the end, her physical and mental well-being are threatened, as her visions of the future become as heart-wrenching as her experiences of the past & present.
Somewhere Over the Rainbow, I've Lost My Damn Mind: A Manic's Mood Chart
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,680. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Somewhere Over the Rainbow will be the first humorous memoir about bipolar by a member of the Millennial Generation—today’s young adults. More than an account of coming to terms with a mental health condition, it’s a story of being young and feeling lost, dealing with heartbreak and still finding plenty to laugh about, no matter what happens.
Real Estate Millionaire
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Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 99,600. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
How the top performers in the industry Turnover Millions in real estate. Billions of dollars worth of property is transacted in Australia every year. For most Aussies their home or business is their biggest asset.Learn how the top agents achieve the best results for their clients and how they keep motivated in any market.
TURNS: A Collection of Memoir Chapbooks
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Series: Telling Our Stories Press. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,940. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012 by Telling Our Stories Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A volume of short memoir chapbooks comprised of compelling narratives. The following authors and titles are featured: Deep Blue: Poems of a Navy Life by Nancy Prothro Arbuthnot; My Life in Shoes by Pamela L. Laskin; The Enigma by Gerri Luce; Scenes from My Life on Hemlock Street: A Brooklyn Memoir by Arlene L. Mandell; Learning from Lady Chatterley by Gloria Nixon-John; My Two Years in Priest Corp
Go Do It Lad
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Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 195,410. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Ernie Kriewaldt’s successes in business ventures as a college student and later, after WW2 he was living in the Territory of Papua, New Guinea as a customs officer and started his own business there with some success. This took him back to Australia where he took some bad hits and had to move back to PNG. Some of this is a sad story and other parts are filled with joy.
The Princess and the Warrior: Book One - My Life and Times
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,580. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012 by E-Books Publisher. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Scarlet Hardy was born in Carlisle and at the age of 18 she moved to London. In 1994 she moved to Plymouth where she studied at Plymouth University. Scarlet is a civil servant who enjoys writing and painting in her spare time. Scarlet lives in Plymouth and she has three grown up children. Scarlet hopes to continue writing books for many years to come.
The Missouri Connection: Profiles of the Famous and Infamous
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 52,370. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
The Missouri Connection is a multi-cultural book which includes more than fifty short profiles of men and women who once lived in Missouri. Through their stories, the reader will learn how politicians,entrepreneurs, scientists,and others overcame obstacles, allowing them to contribute to our nation. Read about people during the Civil War, World War I & II, Women's Right Movement, and other events.
Bad taste, poor judgement and a complete inability to act responsibly
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,220. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The modern World is undoubtedly a young man's oyster, with freedom and opportunities like never before. Follow the real life travels, travails and, most of all, the wonderfully entertaining misadventures of an ordinary young man with a taste for beer and a tidy piece of skirt, against whom the good things in life conspire to prevent him from growing up and acting responsibly.